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REVOLUTIONARY VETERANS
OF THE TOWN OF GROTON

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Name: Place of Burial:
John AllynDied Groton Dec. 20, 1820, (widow’s pension file). Burial place unknown
Joseph AllenStearns Cemetery
James AustinWidow Anna living in Groton (1840 Pension List) Sold land to Phiny Sikes 1816, 1822, 1823 (Tompkins Co. Index to Deeds) Burial place unknown
Ichabod BackusOld East Hill Cemetery
Thomas BenedictMcClean Old Cemetery
Admatha BlodgettGroton Rural Cemetery
Capt. Isaac BrownWest Groton Rural Cemetery
John BrownMcClean Old Cemetery
Henry BushPeruville Cemetery
Jesse ClarkOld East Hill Cemetery
Abel CobbWest Groton Cemetery
Nathan DavisOld East Hill Cemetery
Gilbert EdgcombMcClean Old Cemetery
John EldridgeOld Main Street Cemetery
Asa HollisterOld East Hill Cemetery
Oliver HatchOld East Hill Cemetery
Peleg HathawayGroton Rural Cemetery
Moses HoweDied Groton, Jan 28, 1838 (DAR). Place of burial unknown
Ezra LutherLuther Family Burial Plot
Alexander MillerDied Groton, Jan 13, 1843 (DAR). Place of burial unknown
David MortonDied Groton September 1826 (DAR). Place of burial unknown
Jonathan O’DellDied Tompkins Corners, NY (DAR) Place of burial unknown
Lancelot PhelpsStearns Cemetery
Jacob Rose Sarah, wife of Jacob Rose, Old Main Street Cemetery. Jacob d. 20 Aug 1839 Trenton, Delaware, OH
Isaac SeamanPeruville Cemetery
John SkillingPeruville Cemetery
Abijah VirgilLuther Family Burial Plot
Ludowick WeaverOld Main Street Cemetery
Geodor WoodruffMcClean Old Cemetery
Veteran who applied for a pension from the town of Groton but whose grave site/ place of death are unknown:
Barnardus DenmarkIn Groton in the censuses of 1820 and 1830
Veterans who applied for pensions while living in Groton but who died elsewhere:
Elisha CoyDied May 21, 1843 New Hudson, Allegany, NY
Josiah HeathDied Sept 4,1838, Cortland Co., NY
Simon LoomisDied Nov 26, 1842 Harmony, Chautauqua, NY (Pension file)
George McKinseyDied Oct 20,1844 Cortlandville, Cortland, NY (Pension file)
Philemon TiffanyBuried Owego, Tioga, NY. Living with son Noah Tiffany of Groton in 1840(Pension file)
Thomas WoodDied 7 May 1840 Summerhill, Cayuga, NY (Pension file)
Sources: U.S. Pensioners 1818-1872; Pension Roll of 1835, Vol. II; NY Pensioners, 1835; Pension Roll, 1840; Tompkins County Will Book Index; On-line DAR records; US census records for Tompkins Co.1800-1850; Family Trees on Ancestry.com; Local histories; records at Family History Center, Ithaca, NY , On-line Tompkins County GenWeb site cemetery records.

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